Link Roundup for Aug. 30th: Watch Dogs is a documentary, Confusing new 3DS model announced, DayZ based on creators near-death experience, and more…

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Link Roundup is a collection of links from gaming (and non-gaming) sites all over the internet we hope will spark discussion, keep you informed and up-to-date, and broaden your gaming horizons. It will publish each Tuesday and Friday. Readers are encouraged to send link suggestions to

Just how far from reality is the presciently-timed Watch Dogs?

As you’ve probably heard, Nintendo announced the 2DS this week, a cheaper, 2D, flat model of the 3DS. Pretty cool move on their part, but it’s left me, and evidently others, wondering who they’re marketing it to.

Dean Hall’s near-death experience in the jungles of Brunei inspired him to make DayZ.

Like all good Americans, I’m sure you’re interested in playing Combat Mission Shock Force, a simulated U.S. invasion of Syria.

Why do Mario, Sonic, and Link endure in the popular cultural consciousness where so many others fail? And will they last forever?

25 cancelled games we’ll probably never get to play.


Posted on August 30, 2013, in Link Roundup and tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. 1 Comment.

  1. Many sources have confirmed that the 2DS’s target demographic is 5-7 year olds, a very classy move on their part whilst Playstation and XBOX continue to isolate younger gamers. People may ridicule but this is why Nintendo have the strongest fanbase

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